KUALA LUMPUR: The Minimum Wage Order 2012, which was gazetted yesterday, will take effect on Jan 1 for employers who employ six workers or more.
For employers who employed five workers or less, the date of enforcement would be on July 1 next year, said a statement from the Human Resources Ministry.
It said the commencement date also applied to employers who were carrying out professional activities classified under the Malaysian Standard Classification of Occupations (MASCO) regardless of the number of employees.
Further information on the gazette entitled "Minimum Wage Order 2012 P.U. (A) 214/2012" can be found at www.federalgazette. agc.gov.my Bernama